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Study: Association Between Consumption of Ultra-processed Foods and Cognitive Decline. Image Credit: Ekaterina Markelova / Shutterstock.com

Eating ultra-processed foods increases the risk of cognitive decline

In recent JAMA Neurology Researchers report that consumption of ultra-processed foods (UPF) increases the risk of cognitive decline, especially in middle-aged adults. Studies: Association between consumption of ultra-processed foods and cognitive decline. Image credit: Ekaterina Markelová / Shutterstock.com What factors contribute to dementia? In 2019, dementia was estimated to affect about 57 million worldwide, with …

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The study explains how electric fish develop their electric organs

Weak electric fish provide excellent study systems for analysis. The fish has independently developed electrical organs from the muscle. However, how fish could develop their electrical organs remains unclear. The new study explains how small genetic changes have allowed electric fish to develop electrical organs. The findings could also help scientists identify genetic mutations behind …

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